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Celebrating a day that lauds diplomacy and multilateralism comes with acknowledging our past, addressing the present, and hoping for the future.
War brings out the worst in humanity.
Yet, tis’ but the season to be jolly.
Christmas time is meant for people to come together in harmony and celebrate.
Here’s a fictional anecdote of a true story from WW1, about a ceasefire observed on Christmas Eve’.
A history lesson
From being a Warrior to being a Management Guru, from ‘people’s king’ to the ‘father of Indian Navy’, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaja has pulled off every character excellently. Here are some of his teachings that could be implemented for better management.
In the July of 1518, the Dance Plague started in city of Strasbourg. People gathered in streets and started dancing unreasonably. It became impossible to stop them. Sweeping all over the city, this disease even caused deaths due to exhaustion. Countless people danced together to death.
The work of many people remains forgotten in the world of computer science. Many other women in this filed like Augusta Ada King, the Countess of Lovelace who was responsible for significant breakthroughs in this field remain forgotten. Learn more about the contributions of six women to the ENIAC project which changed the way we use computers.
“History is written by the perspective of the victors”-Winston Churchill.
We’ve all been raised to believe that in the World Wars, the evil Axial powers were defeated by the good Allied forces.
However, to a soldier who just tries to serve his country best, there is no difference between right and wrong, just their side and the opposition.
Here’s a story nearing the end of WW2 from a Japanese POV.
This quarantine gives us a chance to travel back and revisit our past, the good old days of our childhood and lie the simple life we lived back then. But it is sad that w won’t be able to experience the most fun part of it all- watching cartoons. As awe reminisce those memories, let us get to now more about how cartoons evolved.
Operation Mincemeat was a ghoulish deception operation carried out by the British during World War II to turn the tide of the war in the Allies’ favour. Though it has been lost in the annals of history, this single ingenious operation was instrumental in squashing the Third Reich’s conquest and power.